Jimmy Kimmel

Jimmy Kimmel Returning to Host 95th Academy Awards

Emmy® Award-winning late-night talk show host and producer Jimmy Kimmel will return to host the 95th Oscars®, which will air live on ABC and broadcast outlets worldwide on Sunday, March 12, 2023, announced by executive producers and showrunners Glenn Weiss and Ricky Kirshner.  Kimmel hosted back-to-back broadcasts in 2017 (89th Awards) and 2018 (90th Awards). Molly McNearney will also serve as an executive producer. “We’re super thrilled to have Jimmy […]

Steve La Porte and Josee Normand

Steve La Porte and Josée Normand to Receive Lifetime Achievement Honors at the Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild Awards

Oscar and Emmy-winning make-up artist Steve La Porte and Emmy-winning hair stylist Josée Normand will receive Lifetime Achievement Awards at the 10th Annual Make-up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild Awards, which will take place on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2023, at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. The MUAHS Lifetime Achievement Awards honor an artist (or artists) with an extraordinary spectrum of acclaimed work, exceptional contributions to the entertainment industry, and outstanding service to […]

Pamela Abdy

Producers Guild to Honor Warner Bros. Heads De Luca, Abdy with 2023 Milestone Award

The Producers Guild of America (PGA) is honoring the newest Warner Bros. Film Group Co-Chairs and CEOs Michael De Luca and Pamela Abdy with its 2023 Milestone Award. The duo will receive the prize at the 34th Annual Producers Guild Awards on Saturday, Feb. 25, 2023 at The Beverly Hilton. The annual Milestone Award is given to the executives and creatives known for their countless contributions to the film industry, […]

No Picture

Academy Adds Four to Its Sci-Tech Council, Including Cinematographer Paul Cameron and Production Designer Tom Duffield

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced that Cinematographer Paul Cameron, Netflix executive Paul Debevec, veteran Production Designer Tom Duffield, and VFX Supervisor Marlon West have accepted invitations to join its Science and Technology Council, which focuses on the science and technology of motion pictures, from preserving its history and developing educational programs to driving industry standards and providing forums for the exchange of information and ideas. Cameron […]


Oscar-Winning Composer Hildur Guðnadóttir on TÁR and Her Close Collaboration With Both Todd Field and Cate Blanchett

In 2020, Icelandic musician/composer Hildur Guðnadóttir became the first woman to ever win the Oscar for an Original Score for her work on Todd Phillips‘ smash-hit Joker. Guðnadóttir’s triumph is among the kind of glass ceiling-smashing wins that the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has been hoping to see more of in recent years. This year, Guðnadóttir has two fantastic scores in contention, the first of which accompanies Todd […]

Jerry Bruckheimer

Motion Picture Sound Editors to Honor Jerry Bruckheimer With Its Annual Filmmaker Award

The Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) will honor Jerry Bruckheimer, producer of this year’s $1.4 billion box office hit Top Gun: Maverick, with its annual Filmmaker Award. Among the most prolific and successful film and television producers of all time, Bruckheimer is responsible for such big-screen spectacles as the Pirates of the Caribbean, National Treasure, Bad Boys, and Beverly Hills Cop franchises, and the hits Black Hawk Down, Pearl Harbor, Remember the Titans, Armageddon, The Rock, Crimson Tide, […]

Lynn Willingham

Gina Prince-Bythewood to Receive ACE Eddie Filmmaker of the Year, Career Achievement Honors Announced

American Cinema Editors (ACE) announced today that the organization will honor acclaimed director Gina Prince-Bythewood (The Woman King) with the esteemed ACE Golden Eddie Filmmaker of the Year Award, recognizing an artist who exemplifies distinguished achievement in the art and business of film. ACE will also bestow career achievement honors to film editors Don Zimmerman, ACE and Lynne Willingham, ACE for their outstanding career contributions to film editing. The honors […]


Submissions for 10th Annual Make-Up Artists, Hair Stylist Guild Awards Open Monday, Oct. 31, Close on Nov. 30

Online submissions for the 10th Annual Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild Awards (MUAHS, IATSE Local 706) presented by HASK® Beauty, will open on Monday, October 31, and will close on November 30, 2022 at 5:00 PM (PST), as announced by Julie Socash, IATSE Local 706 President. This year’s awards gala, celebrating the 10th Anniversary, will be held on Saturday, February 11, 2023, at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. The MUAHS […]

The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power

Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power Supervising Sound Editor Damian Del Borrello on Creating the Whispers of Eru Ilúvatar and Honoring the Legacy of the Film Trilogy

The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power is as much a feast for the ears as it is for the eyes. And for that, viewers can thank Damian Del Borrello, MPSE who served as the Supervising Sound Editor on Season 1 of the epic Prime Video show, working alongside Co-Supervising Sound Editor Robert Stambler and the rest of their talented team. Del Borrello (Spartacus, Ash vs. Evil Dead, […]

VES Award

Visual Effects Society Introduces VES Emerging Technology Award

The Visual Effects Society (VES), the industry’s global professional honorary society, has announced the creation of the VES Emerging Technology Award – a new honor to be bestowed at the annual VES Awards, starting at the upcoming ceremony in February 2023. This award honors the inventors of a novel and uniquely innovative tool, device, software or methodology of outstanding value to the art and science of Visual Effects, Gaming or […]